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LNER: UK rail operator begins trials of 'at-seat' catering service to aid social distancing

The UK rail operator LNER, who operate long-distance inter-city services from London King's Cross to north east England and Scotland, is set to begin trials of a new onboard catering service; featuring mobile ordering, the service will facilitate the delivery of food and drink directly to passengers’ seats. The digital in-seat app ‘Let’s Eat – At Your Seat’ will be available to customers in both Standard and First Class.
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ROCKY MOUNTAINEER: Luxury train operator cancels remainder of 2020 season

The Canadian luxury rail-tour company has announced that it has canceled the rest of its 2020 season due to continued pandemic-related travel and health restrictions. Booked guests will be eligible to receive travel credit which will be valid through to the end of 2022.
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LNER: UK rail operator releases tickets on journeys until 31 July 2020

The UK rail operator LNER, who operate long-distance inter-city services from London King's Cross to north east England and Scotland, have announced that they have released tickets for booking on journeys up until and including 31 July. During the COVID-19 pandemic, reservations on LNER services must be made in advance.
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EUROSTAR: Daily rail service from London to Amsterdam to resume from 9 July 2020

The cross-channel rail provider Eurostar has confirmed that it will reinstate its daily through-train from London St Pancras to the Dutch city if Amsterdam effective as of 9 July. There will be a single service (previously it operated up to three times daily) departing London at 11.04 and arriving into Amsterdam Centraal at 16.11.
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LNER: UK rail operator publishes updated health and safety information

LNER have published an update series of resources on health and safety measures being implemented for travel on its UK rail network, including information on air filtering systems being employed. Also included are updated timetables, in-station requirements and a reminder of mandatory PPE guidelines.
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